Centre Makes Use Of Auto Disable Syringes
Mandatory In Govt. Hospitals From April 2009
Close on the heels of launching a
nationwide intensive public awareness campaign on unsafe injections,
Marc Koska, founder of the SafePoint Trust UK in pursuit of its
mandate in implementing use of only auto disable syringes, has managed
to convince the Government of India which has now made it mandatory to
use only auto disable syringes from April 2009.
Baxter India Launches Renal Home Care
Baxter India has announced the launch of
Renal Home Care (RHC), an integrated patient care system that brings
together highly trained counselors, clinical and technical services
team to provide patient care to renal patients.
Zonal Offices of CDSCO May Be Grated
Powers For Issuing Licences Under CDA
The Centre may tone down the much-criticised
provision of issuing manufacturing licences only by a cetralised
agency based in Delhi under the proposed Central Drug Authority of
India, by empowering the zonal offices of the Central Drugs Standard
Control Organization (CDSCO) also to issue licences.
ThermoFisher To Make A’bad Global Clinical
No Sooner had it injected $100 million in
acquiring two Indian companies and setting up a greenfield clinical
trials supplies packaging facility in Ahmedabad than TermoFisher
Scientific Inc is hungry for more action in India.
Vinyl 2010 Essay Competition
Following the success of its first
Sustainable Development Essay Competition for 2007/8, which attracted
entries from 14 European member states, Vinyl 2010 is pleased to
announce the launch of a second Essay Competition for 2008/9 for 18 to
30 year-olds throughout Europe.
Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Support For Promoting Innovative Clusters For Medical Device Industry
The Foundation for MSME Clusters (www.msmefoundation.org),
a premier organisation for cluster development has been assigned the
role of implementing agency for the action research project and the
intent is to foster innovation among select few clusters with
diversity and promise by developing cluster based ‘innovation
eco-system’ at national, regional and local levels.